Doug Oliver: On behalf of the Regenerative Outcomes Foundation, Senator Frist, a genuine thank you. This is a real privilege to talk with you. The first time we talked on the telephone, you were on top of a mountain, and you took time on your anniversary to call us... Senator Bill Frist: Yeah, yeah, absolutely, in the Smokey Mountains on top of a mountain, and got my priorities right; with my wonderful wife, and with the great field of regenerative medicine and where we're g
Doug recently had the honor of interviewing Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, for the World Stem Cell Summit Blog of the Regenerative Medicine Foundation. Dr. Collins is a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the National Medal of Science, and is considered the "Father of the Human Genome Project."
This interview captures his passion, the stories that drive him to pursue his life-changing work, and his personal hopes for patients and